Golfers Fall to Second after 36 Holes

Feb. 12, 2008

The top-ranked UCLA women's golf team fell to second place after 36 holes at the Regional Challenge at the Palos Verdes Golf Club in Palos Verdes, Calif.

The Bruins' 10-stroke lead evaporated when they posted a 15-over par score of 299 on Tuesday for a 36-hole total of 587 (+19), one shot behind arch-rival USC, which posted a score of 288 (+4) for a two-round total of 586 (+18). Florida was third at 589 (+21), followed by Arizona State at 598 (+30) and Texas A&M was fifth at 602 (+34).

Individually, freshman Glory Yang and junior Tiffany Joh each posted scores of 73 (+2). Yang was alone in sixth place at 144 (+2) and Joh was tied for eighth at 146 (+4). Freshman Maria Jose Uribe was tied for 15th at 148 (+6) after carding a 75 (+4) and sophomore Sydnee Michaels was tied for 20th at 149 (+7) after posting a score of 78 (+7). Junior Ryann O'Toole was in 49th place at 156 (+14) after signing for a 79 (+8). Individual competitors Maiya Tanaka and Lalita Boonnoppornkul were tied for 59th and 78th, respectively.

Pepperdine's Taylor Karle was the second round leader at 141 (-1) after posting an even par round of 71 on Tuesday.

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EVENT INFORMATION
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Friday, Apr 01
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
1st (-2, 286)
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
Story
Sunday, Apr 03
vs. Liz Murphey ...
Athens, GA
2nd in Match Play
Friday, Apr 08
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Saturday, Apr 09
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
Story
Sunday, Apr 10
vs. PING/ASU ...
Tempe, AZ
1st (-12, 852)
Monday, Apr 18
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Tuesday, Apr 19
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
Story
Wednesday, Apr 20
vs. Pac-12 Championships
Pleasanton, CA
2nd (-15, 849)
Thursday, May 05
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Story
Friday, May 06
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
Story
Saturday, May 07
vs. NCAA Regionals
Bryan, TX
3rd (+1, 865)
Friday, May 20
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Saturday, May 21
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Sunday, May 22
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
Story
Monday, May 23
vs. NCAA Championships
Eugene, OR
1st (-8, 1,144)
Tuesday, May 24
vs. Oregon
Eugene, OR
Won 4-0-1
Tuesday, May 24
vs. Washington
Eugene, OR
Lost 3-1-1
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS